The Super Mario titles from Nintendo are arguably the most influential and iconic games around. Anyone who tells you otherwise is probably lying through their teeth.
Without the mind of Nintendo designer Shigeru Miyamoto at the helm of these mothership games, there wouldn’t be a Nintendo at all in the late 80s and the 90s. In fact, Nintendo and Mario were the sole saviours of the video game industry; countless retrospectives have mentioned this, so there’s no history lesson here.
It’s been a while since we’ve done video games, eh?
Nintendo recently sold over 20 million units of the Switch; congratulations! That’s definitely a far cry from the sales numbers of the Wii U, which is probably the worst-selling console next to the Virtual Boy.
It’s the Jurassic World Cup qualifiers or just another movie about killer giant lizards. Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard return to the island, this time to rescue the dinosaurs from an erupting volcano. But before we go prehistoric, we give our thoughts about the ongoing spectacle that is E3. Basically all our thoughts on all the coming video game announcements. Listen in now!Read More
The video game Awards 2017 has come and gone, and this is our wrap up show. From the controversy of Player Unknown Battlegrounds nomination for game of the year to all the announcements and reveals. Plus our version of the awards where we state our categories, nominees and winners. And we have the one final video game review with Mr Toffee giving his thoughts on the recently released Xenoblade Chronicles 2.
The Odyssey arrives and we trace back it’s origins. A very rare all video game episode. We give out full reviews of the recently released Super MarioOdyssey for the Nintendo Switch. And also the Ubisoft mainstay Assassins Creed: Origins. #marionateyourself
All Hail Lord Megalizabeth! Before we go on a much deserved (and much needed) vacation! What better way to go off with a bang than to wrap up season 2 with our worst of 2017..so far. We talk disappointments, depression and doldrums. But don’t fret last king fans, we remain hopeful and cap off the episode with our most anticipated shows, films and games looming over the horizon. The boys will be back soon with bigger and better things for Season 3 in October!
We are one! And to celebrate our one year anniversary! In this special ramble fest, we go old school and return to our drunken roots. We go on about literally anything that pops into our heads, from videogame music to “Legos” even to the life and death of “Kurt Cobain”.
It’s an extra special E3 extravaganza episode, finally an entire episode dedicated to the greatest hobby of all time. Videogames baby! We go through all the press coverage and give our thoughts on all the announcements and release dates.
Gentlemen start your engines. In this revved up episode the boys get supercharged and deliver the usual high octane podcast goodness with a full review on “F8 of the Furious”. We also pitch it’s potential sequel in a special segment we call “And Then…” plus gear up for our opening ramble on the last Nintendo Direct Event. It’s gonna be a helluva ride.
Switcheroo for you, because we can’t get enough of video games. Thus, let’s talk about them more. In this episode, Mr Toffee and Darth Shafique examine the PS4 exclusive Gravity Rush 2, and Mr Toffee finally finishes the Xbox One version of Final Fantasy XV. Also, there’s some Nintendo Switch, and Oscars talk too in-between.